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Occupational Pension Plans in Canada: Trends in Coverage and the Incomes of Seniors

Published on 20/12/2006

Occupational pension plans – often referred to in Canada as employer-sponsored, workplace or registered pension plans – play a critical role in ensuring the income security of Canadian seniors. This paper, one of several that Caledon will publish on pensions in Canada, analyzes data on the number of Canadian workers belonging to occupational pension plans and the role that such plans play in the incomes of seniors.

ISBN – 1-55382-211-0

Topic(s)

Income security, Seniors and pensions

Summary

Occupational pension plans – often referred to in Canada as employer-sponsored, workplace or registered pension plans – play a critical role in ensuring the income security of Canadian seniors.